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HUM& 117
Hum. II Medieval/Renaissance


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Humanities]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Study of literary, artistic, and cultural achievements in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. [H]

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the major characteristics of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance Era in western Europe.
  • Recognize and compare the differences and similarities in the two eras' artistic, architectural, musical, religious, and cultural values as well as their influence on modern life.
  • Evaluate the momentous transition(s) from Medieval to Renaissance culture, especially through themes of change such as religious schism and reform (values and spirituality), family and social structures (social and political systems), the plague (medicine), and the birth of print culture (technology).
  • Translate, interpret, and critique culturally and linguistically diverse works in literature, philosophy, and visual and performing arts.
  • Interpret and analyze these eras critically by presenting and clarifying opinions and responses to reading/viewing through use of textual evidence and other rhetorical devices.
  • Connect Medieval and Renaissance insights to western culture today.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    HUM& 117
    Winter 2015
    1588
    Denise Ortiz
    HUM& 117
    Winter 2012
    6684
    James Bower
    HUM& 117
    Winter 2011
    1285
    Jon Stratton
    HUM& 117
    Winter 2010
    1285
    Jon Stratton


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.